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English definition of “good-for-nothing”

good-for-nothing

noun [C]     /ˌɡʊd.fəˈnʌθ.ɪŋ/ US  /-fɚ-/ informal
a person who is lazy and not helpful or useful: She told him he was a lazy good-for-nothing and should get a job.Unpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
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